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Birmingham pub bombings victims to be given Posthumous award

Victims of the Birmingham pub bombings Credit: ITV News

Councillors have approved plans to give the 21 people who died in the Birmingham pub bombings the Posthumous Freedom of the City award.

It was forty three years ago when the attacks on two pubs took place.

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Birmingham Library pays tribute to Pub Bombings Victims

The Library of Birmingham has been lit up this evening to honour the 21 people who died in the 1974 Birmingham Pub Bombings.

It's 42 years since the atrocity and events have been held across the city in commemoration.

It was also announced today those who lost their lives will be posthumously awarded the Freedom of the City.

Next week fresh inquests will resume for those who died.

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